Period
to 4 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MS Access skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MS Access over the 6 months to 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Access
UK > England
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 684 897 847
Rank change year-on-year +213 -50 -99
Permanent jobs citing MS Access 72 169 342
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.21%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.43% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 63 141 287
Median annual salary £35,000 £33,400 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.79% -10.93% -4.46%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £72,500 £67,250
UK median annual salary £35,000 £33,400 £37,000
% change year-on-year +4.79% -9.73% -1.33%

MS Access is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 16,824 36,151 48,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 27.44% 27.34% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 13,799 29,985 40,029
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%

MS Access
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MS Access as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MS Access in England

MS Access
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MS Access in England.

Salary trend for MS Access in England

MS Access
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing MS Access in England over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Salary histogram for MS Access in England

MS Access
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MS Access within the England region over the 6 months to 4 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +185 23 £35,000 -41.67% 1
East of England +106 16 £40,000 +14.29% 1
South East +155 9 £42,500 +37.10% 1
North of England +142 8 £24,250 -36.18% 6
Midlands +100 8 £30,000 -1.64% 2
South West +91 8 £34,296 +5.52% 3
Yorkshire +123 7 £21,000 -33.33% 5
West Midlands +88 7 £30,000 -10.18% 1
North West +104 1 £46,500 +12.05% 1
East Midlands +68 1 £30,000 +14.29% 1
MS Access
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, IT jobs citing MS Access also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for MS Access.

1 56 (77.78%) SQL
2 41 (56.94%) SQL Server
3 37 (51.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 33 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 32 (44.44%) VBA
6 25 (34.72%) MySQL
6 25 (34.72%) VB
7 23 (31.94%) .NET
8 19 (26.39%) PHP
8 19 (26.39%) Linux
8 19 (26.39%) Problem-Solving
9 18 (25.00%) Analytics
10 17 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (22.22%) Data Analytics
11 16 (22.22%) User Experience
11 16 (22.22%) Performance Metrics
11 16 (22.22%) Time Management
11 16 (22.22%) Development Roadmap
11 16 (22.22%) Server Management
12 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (18.06%) Oracle
13 13 (18.06%) Windows
13 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (18.06%) Data Analysis
14 11 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (15.28%) ETL
14 11 (15.28%) Degree
14 11 (15.28%) Azure
15 10 (13.89%) Validation

MS Access
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.94%) IIS
2 4 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.56%) SAS
3 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 37 (51.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (5.56%) SPSS
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.39%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) FastStats
2 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.78%) JDE OneWorld
2 2 (2.78%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.28%) Azure
2 7 (9.72%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (5.56%) Office 365
4 3 (4.17%) AWS
4 3 (4.17%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.78%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.78%) Mimecast
5 2 (2.78%) SaaS
5 2 (2.78%) Serverless
6 1 (1.39%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.94%) 2G
2 5 (6.94%) 3G
2 5 (6.94%) 4G
3 4 (5.56%) DHCP
3 4 (5.56%) DNS
3 4 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (5.56%) VoIP
4 3 (4.17%) 3GPP
4 3 (4.17%) 5G
4 3 (4.17%) LTE
4 3 (4.17%) UTRAN
5 2 (2.78%) VLAN
5 2 (2.78%) VPN
5 2 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.39%) Firewall
6 1 (1.39%) GPRS
6 1 (1.39%) Node B
6 1 (1.39%) UMTS
6 1 (1.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (56.94%) SQL Server
2 25 (34.72%) MySQL
3 11 (15.28%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (4.17%) DB2
6 3 (4.17%) Power BI
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.39%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.39%) Sisense
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Cypress.io
1 7 (9.72%) Selenium
2 2 (2.78%) JIRA
2 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Xcode
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
3 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.39%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (34.72%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Analyst
3 12 (16.67%) Database Developer
4 9 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 7 (9.72%) VBA Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Access Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Access VBA Developer
6 6 (8.33%) SQL Database Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Data Insight Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) ETL Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Insight Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Insight Data Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) IT Support
7 4 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
7 4 (5.56%) IT Technician
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Data Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) .NET
2 4 (5.56%) XML
3 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.17%) HTML
3 3 (4.17%) ODBC
4 2 (2.78%) CSS
5 1 (1.39%) ActiveX
5 1 (1.39%) Ajax
5 1 (1.39%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.39%) EDI
5 1 (1.39%) HTML5
5 1 (1.39%) jQuery
5 1 (1.39%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (1.39%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (1.39%) RSS
5 1 (1.39%) Web Services
5 1 (1.39%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (22.22%) User Experience
3 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (5.56%) Social Media
5 3 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.39%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (1.39%) Bitcoin
7 1 (1.39%) Digital Currency
7 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.39%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.39%) Linux
2 13 (18.06%) Windows
3 7 (9.72%) Windows 10
4 5 (6.94%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.39%) Android
7 1 (1.39%) Unix
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (26.39%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (25.00%) Analytics
3 17 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (22.22%) Data Analytics
4 16 (22.22%) Development Roadmap
4 16 (22.22%) Performance Metrics
4 16 (22.22%) Server Management
4 16 (22.22%) Time Management
5 13 (18.06%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (18.06%) Data Analysis
6 11 (15.28%) ETL
7 10 (13.89%) Migration
7 10 (13.89%) Validation
8 9 (12.50%) CRM
9 8 (11.11%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (9.72%) ATDD
10 7 (9.72%) DevOps
10 7 (9.72%) Scenario Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Software Testing
10 7 (9.72%) Traceability Matrix
Programming Languages
1 56 (77.78%) SQL
2 32 (44.44%) VBA
3 25 (34.72%) VB
4 19 (26.39%) PHP
5 8 (11.11%) Python
6 6 (8.33%) Java
7 5 (6.94%) C
7 5 (6.94%) C#
8 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.17%) C++
9 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
10 2 (2.78%) VBScript
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.39%) SQR
Qualifications
1 11 (15.28%) Degree
2 4 (5.56%) HND
3 3 (4.17%) HNC
4 2 (2.78%) ACCA
4 2 (2.78%) CIMA
5 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) EMIR
1 1 (1.39%) MiFID
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.06%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) Blue Prism
3 3 (4.17%) BT
3 3 (4.17%) Ericsson
3 3 (4.17%) Huawei
3 3 (4.17%) Nokia
3 3 (4.17%) VMware
3 3 (4.17%) Xceptor
4 2 (2.78%) Adaptive Insights
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco
4 2 (2.78%) Concur
4 2 (2.78%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.78%) Meraki
4 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.78%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) Tableau
4 2 (2.78%) Talend
5 1 (1.39%) Amdocs
5 1 (1.39%) Brio